• Surgical Tech to First Assistant In As Little As 6 Months!

  • Surgical Tech to First Assistant In As Little As 6 Months!

  • Surgical Tech to First Assistant In As Little As 6 Months!

  • Surgical Tech to First Assistant In As Little As 6 Months!

  • Surgical Tech to First Assistant In As Little As 6 Months!

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  • Business

    The latest posts for Business are listed below.
    • NPPs & Surgical Assistants Are Boosting Medical Practices

      Whether you’re a patient or a practitioner, it pays to know that the number of non-physicians working at doctor’s offices and medical clinics is on the rise. For many reasons, this is great news! “Non-physician” might sound a little strange, but the term is apt for what they do: non-physician providers (NPPs) are fully trained and licensed professional clinicians who ...
    • SE Series Part 2 - Think Like An Entrepreneur

      By Dan Bump SA-C, CSFA: Being a self-employed Surgical Assistant changed my life. It’s hard to recognize that man, the one before I was my own boss. I’d recommend my journey to you because it shifted my paradigm and gave me personal and professional growth I could not have enjoyed any other way. Even if you’re not cut out to be in business, learning to think like an entrepreneur ...
    • How To Become A Self-Employed Surgical Assistant: SE Series Part 1 - Possibilities and Opportunities

      By Dan Bump SA-C, CSFA: Surgical Assisting has been a real blessing to me personally. You see, I love surgery. It’s not just a paycheck to me and I know you feel the same. My story isn’t all that unique. But it definitely highlights the possibilities and opportunities for current and future Surgical Assistants. What do you want out of your surgical career: Get closer to the surgical ...

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    • Connect with Us Online

      We are available on even more social media platforms. Learn more about the program we offer at ACE Surgical Assisting and how you can enroll by following us on our new profiles. We consistently updating the information we offer our students and those who are enrolled. If you want to ensure that you never miss a thing, check out the links bellow and follow us today! You can reach us on: AboutMe ...
    • NPPs & Surgical Assistants Are Boosting Medical Practices

      Whether you’re a patient or a practitioner, it pays to know that the number of non-physicians working at doctor’s offices and medical clinics is on the rise. For many reasons, this is great news! “Non-physician” might sound a little strange, but the term is apt for what they do: non-physician providers (NPPs) are fully trained and licensed professional clinicians who ...
    • How Surgical Assistants Are Changing the Healthcare Model

      Walk into any hospital, urgent care, or other medical center, and chances are good that there will be a nondoctor health care professional on staff. The number of surgical assistants, along with nurse practitioners and physician assistants, is rapidly increasing, and numbers should only continue to rise. As the demand for doctors continues to surpass the supply of new physicians coming out of ...

    Professional Issues

    The latest posts for Professional Issues are listed below.
    • Is it Really Worth it to Become a Surgical Assistant?

      If you are a surgical tech, you are already on a great career path. If you want to continue to advance, surgical assisting is the natural next step. Within this role, you have the opportunity to increase your salary, take on more responsibilities, and assist patients in a more hands-on manner. Choosing to pursue a career as a surgical assistant can be daunting. How many more hours will you have to ...
    • One Voice: Building The Standard Of Care Model

      By Ron Brewer RNFA, Owner, First Assist Surgical Team LLC: Like many of you, my journey to become a First Assist began when I became a Certified Surgical Tech and eventually became a nurse working in the OR. As my training progressed, I decided my ultimate goal was to become an independent RNFA. That goal was achieved in 2003. Seven years later, in 2011, I created a company that mimicked and ...
    • SE Series Part 2 - Think Like An Entrepreneur

      By Dan Bump SA-C, CSFA: Being a self-employed Surgical Assistant changed my life. It’s hard to recognize that man, the one before I was my own boss. I’d recommend my journey to you because it shifted my paradigm and gave me personal and professional growth I could not have enjoyed any other way. Even if you’re not cut out to be in business, learning to think like an entrepreneur ...

    Surgical Assistant

    The latest posts for Surgical Assistant are listed below.
    • NPPs & Surgical Assistants Are Boosting Medical Practices

      Whether you’re a patient or a practitioner, it pays to know that the number of non-physicians working at doctor’s offices and medical clinics is on the rise. For many reasons, this is great news! “Non-physician” might sound a little strange, but the term is apt for what they do: non-physician providers (NPPs) are fully trained and licensed professional clinicians who ...
    • What Type of Salary Can I Expect as a Surgical Assistant?

      At ACE Surgical Assisting, prospective students frequently ask us how much money they can make as a surgical assistant. Many people who are currently surgical techs or OR nurses don’t realize that they can make far more money as a Surgical Assistant; in some cases up to five times more than they were making before. With this dramatic increase in salary, a program like ACE Surgical Assisting ...
    • Surgical Assistant Definitions and Titles

      When establishing the differences between surgical assistant definitions or titles, it is important to note the distinct position roles for each title. Surgical assistants are broken up between first assistant and second assistant titles. Even though they are both surgical assistants, there are clear distinctions between the roles that they play during surgical procedures. ACE Surgical Assisting ...
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